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Forum: RV-10 04-17-2019, 07:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,471
Posted By raabs
Aerosport handle instructions are on their...

Aerosport handle instructions are on their website. Email Sean at plane around for the latch instructions
Forum: RV-10 03-30-2019, 05:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 993
Posted By raabs
If there is vert slop, the the door can twist a...

If there is vert slop, the the door can twist a bit if the front is down and the back is up or vice versa. I have over sized pins in now and it's a big nice difference to remove the vertical slop as...
Forum: RV-10 03-29-2019, 08:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 993
Posted By raabs
Washers helped remove some of the horizontal...

Washers helped remove some of the horizontal slop. I fabricated temp oversized pins today and removed the rest of the vertical slop that was due to the AN3 bolt diameter being a bit small.

With all...
Forum: RV-10 03-29-2019, 11:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 993
Posted By raabs
Todd was the prize. Yes, I'm referring to the...

Todd was the prize. Yes, I'm referring to the four top door hinges and the pins/cutoff bolts that are used in them.
Forum: RV-10 03-28-2019, 07:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 993
Posted By raabs
Door Hinge Pins /Stainless?

Any issue with using stainless clevis pins or dowels for the door hing pins to help avoid potantial rust?

Also since my hinges are a bit sloppy (too much play), Im thinking about a tiny bit...
Forum: RV-14 03-22-2019, 07:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 811
Posted By raabs
I also recieved an email from Allan and hes...

I also recieved an email from Allan and hes sending the correct sized front plate for the spinner purchased last year.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-18-2019, 08:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 781
Posted By raabs
Donnie, just sent an email. Have Matco brakes....

Donnie, just sent an email. Have Matco brakes. Would like pics! Thanks!
Forum: Florida (Central) 03-04-2019, 11:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 779
Posted By raabs
Hi Steve, I have space at 06FD, about 1.5 hours...

Hi Steve, I have space at 06FD, about 1.5 hours easy drive to New Smyrna. Im building a -10 in a neighbors hangar with his -14 so my hangar is empty currently. Probably the best grass runway in FL....
Forum: RV-10 01-28-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 846
Posted By raabs
If anybody can post a couple of pics on returns...

If anybody can post a couple of pics on returns through the upper bulkhead, it would be appreciated. Would like to see how it looks from the cabin.
Forum: Probable Cause Documents Discussed 01-08-2019, 04:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,427
Posted By raabs
So true on the "bare wire from an old wore out...

So true on the "bare wire from an old wore out cord" when it's the first time. Having recently experienced my first real loss of power - and it was during climb out - the startle factor is...
Forum: RV-10 01-04-2019, 03:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 625
Posted By raabs
https://www.airward.com/products/rv-10-tunnel-acce...

https://www.airward.com/products/rv-10-tunnel-access-cs-screws-rv-10-tunnel-access-w-countersunk-screws#

http://buildingrv10.blogspot.com/2015/03/tunnel-access-panel.html
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-09-2018, 12:44 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,553
Posted By raabs
Hotel Whiskey Aviation...

Hotel Whiskey Aviation http://hotelwhiskeyaviation.com/home/
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-09-2018, 10:50 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,553
Posted By raabs
Hotel has a setupu for the -14 now. A friend just...

Hotel has a setupu for the -14 now. A friend just installed it. They are nice. They are slow to respond but the product seems very good. I'd keep trying or leave a voice message the owner or his...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-10-2018, 05:29 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,588
Posted By raabs
Currently working on a panel w SteinAir. The...

Currently working on a panel w SteinAir. The TO/GA on the stick goes directly to the GMC 507 AP now and doesn't use a discrete. I need to check/ensure it also triggers G3X and GTN, but I think it...
Forum: RV-10 08-25-2018, 03:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,292
Posted By raabs
Although an older post, anybody have any recent...

Although an older post, anybody have any recent pics of a drop down circuit breaker panel? I have about 10 extra CB's on my Aerosport panel in addition to the VPX and I'm organizing the panels CB's...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-22-2018, 08:13 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,251
Posted By raabs
Carl, Please keep us posted. Just took delivery...

Carl, Please keep us posted. Just took delivery of a Cummins spinner for the -10. Haven't begun fitting it.
Forum: RV models of the future (RV-??) 08-05-2018, 05:37 PM
Replies: 457
Views: 111,876
Posted By raabs
I'm interested in the S-21 with side-by-side...

I'm interested in the S-21 with side-by-side seating. If Van's made something like this, I'd do it in a heartbeat to compliment a -10.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-19-2018, 08:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,305
Posted By raabs
Congratulations Jeff. You will never be able to...

Congratulations Jeff. You will never be able to forget my birthday now and no more excuses for forgetting presents! Beautiful plane! Congrats!

Rob Kelly
Forum: RV-10 07-16-2018, 08:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,922
Posted By raabs
Has anybody heard more info on the 200...

Has anybody heard more info on the 200 Series/6-cyl version? Any closer to happening?
Forum: RV-10 06-11-2018, 08:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,396
Posted By raabs
Thanks guys! I have been playing around with the...

Thanks guys! I have been playing around with the servos and think ill take a look at the actuators also.

What controllers are you all using, particularly one that shuts power off except when...
Forum: RV-10 06-07-2018, 08:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,396
Posted By raabs
Climate Control

Ed Kranz documented an interesting setup for controlling cabin heat via an Arduino controller. In his setup he uses RC servos to control butterfly valves. I was wondering if any knew (maybe Ed...
Forum: RV-10 05-13-2018, 10:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,922
Posted By raabs
Any Update on th PMAG 200 for 6 cyl?

Has anybody received one? Any in the wild yet?
Forum: RV-10 05-13-2018, 10:51 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,559
Posted By raabs
Any update on the pmag 200 for 6 cyl? Any in the...

Any update on the pmag 200 for 6 cyl? Any in the wild yet?
Forum: RV-10 04-16-2018, 07:26 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,559
Posted By raabs
I had the discussion with P-Mag folks about the...

I had the discussion with P-Mag folks about the "three more weeks" for the past year+.

However I think they may be ready this time. I believe this is the first time they have been assembling many...
Forum: RV-10 04-15-2018, 08:55 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,559
Posted By raabs
Spent some time with p-mag folks at SnF. They...

Spent some time with p-mag folks at SnF. They have 200 6-cyl units being assembled now for shipment starting in a week or two. They indicated that the delay has been due to them making a certified...
Forum: RV-10 03-18-2018, 10:43 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 12,192
Posted By raabs
Turner - call Stein for the bow. They typically...

Turner - call Stein for the bow. They typically have the garmin bow kit in stock.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-17-2018, 03:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 882
Posted By raabs
YellaWood :-) We send our anodizing (from...

YellaWood :-)

We send our anodizing (from Orlando) to Anodize LLC Ocala, FL, 352 512 0747.
They do very nice work.

Quick turn around time. Nice results.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-13-2017, 06:48 PM
Replies: 222
Views: 91,303
Posted By raabs
Goof Off would be easier to find..:)

Goof Off would be easier to find..:)
Forum: RV-10 11-08-2017, 07:56 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 12,192
Posted By raabs
After looking at the two kits on the workbench,...

After looking at the two kits on the workbench, the only differences are the 1/2" shorter Vans bracket and the Garmin price $490.00 more expensive. I think the -14 kit will be fine.

I would also...
Forum: RV-10 11-07-2017, 02:35 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 12,192
Posted By raabs
Hi Lynn - The Garmin -10 kit contains the...

Hi Lynn - The Garmin -10 kit contains the bracket, bow and servo arm and necessary hardware. $750.

The Vans -14 yaw bracket doesn't contain the bow and arm,you have to purchase separately from...
Forum: RV-10 11-06-2017, 08:02 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 12,192
Posted By raabs
-10 Yaw Bracket, Garmin -10 VS Vans -14 Bracket

Here is a look at the Garmin RV-10 Yaw Bracket vs the Vans RV-14 Yaw Bracket. Apples to apples cost comparison comes out to $750 for the Garmin -10 kit, approx $300 for the Vans -14 kit ($160 Vans...
Forum: RV-10 10-30-2017, 02:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,585
Posted By raabs
I would also appreciate a copy of the pictures....

I would also appreciate a copy of the pictures.

rv10 at airmaxinternet dot com.

Thanks,
Rob
Forum: RV-10 10-20-2017, 11:51 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 12,192
Posted By raabs
Can anybody confirm that the 14 yaw servo kit...

Can anybody confirm that the 14 yaw servo kit bracket in the 14 G3X Yaw Servo Install Kit works fine in the -10? Was any modification needed?

If modification is/was needed, how extensive?...
Forum: RV-10 08-26-2017, 02:19 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 20,742
Posted By raabs
Interesting...any approximations on weight of the...

Interesting...any approximations on weight of the system?
Forum: Painting your RV 06-19-2017, 06:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,216
Posted By raabs
One thought..How clean is the air/water filter on...

One thought..How clean is the air/water filter on the air line? Looks like a circular pattern in one area like it's could be what came out of paint guy nozzle.
Forum: RV-10 05-29-2017, 12:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,925
Posted By raabs
Thanks Mike, Glad to meet you all! Great...

Thanks Mike, Glad to meet you all! Great community here!!
Forum: RV-10 05-29-2017, 11:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,925
Posted By raabs
IO-540EXP 10:1 Compression

Hi All -

Lurker for a while here and first time posting. I'm looking into an RV-10 FS that owner indicates has a IO-540-EXP, 10:1 compression, 280 HP.

What are the ramifications of a 10:1...
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